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Literature

Literature

GOT LIT?

Need general education courses?

Oakton offers a complete selection of English courses at both campuses this summer, including special sections. Courses fulfill the IAI and general education requirement in the Humanities. For the most current list of course offerings see the class schedule.

SUMMER 2015

Des Plaines Campus

Introduction to Fiction - 7-week course starts June 15
EGL 115 701 (CRN 20675), Monday - Thursday, 1:30 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. (see EGL 115 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Poetry - 7-week course starts June 16
EGL 117 750 (CRN 20068), Tuesday and Thursday, 6:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. (see EGL 117 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Literature - 3-week Interim course starts May 18
EGL 129 1E1 (CRN 20375), Monday - Thursday, 8:30 a.m. - 12:10 p.m. (see EGL 129 generic syllabus)

Gender, Identity and Literature - 7-week course starts June 15
EGL 228 750 (CRN 20300), Monday and Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. (see EGL 228 generic syllabus) (Women and Gender Studies section. Prerequisite: EGL 101 or placement in EGL 101)

Skokie campus

Introduction to Fiction - 7-week course starts June 16
EGL 115 702 (CRN 20822), Tuesday and Thursday, 9:45 a.m. - 1:00 p.m. (see EGL 115 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Fiction
EGL 115 750 (CRN 20067), Monday and Wednesday, 6:30 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. (see EGL 115 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Literature - 7-week course starts June 15
EGL 129 701 (CRN 20069), Monday - Thursday, 11:30 a.m. - 1:0 p.m. (see EGL 129 generic syllabus)

Online

Introduction to Literature - 8-week course starts June 8
EGL 129 8C1 (CRN 20612) Fee: $50.00 (see EGL 129 generic syllabus)

Summer classes begin June 8, 2015. Register now at my.Oakton.edu.

FALL 2015

Des Plaines Campus

Introduction to Drama
EGL 113 001 (CRN 32050), Tuesday and Thursday, 2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. (see EGL 113 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Fiction
EGL 115 0G1 (CRN 30206), Monday and Wednesday, 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (see EGL 115 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Fiction
EGL 115 0G2 (CRN 30207), Tuesday and Thursday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (see EGL 115 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Poetry
EGL 117 001 (CRN 30208), Monday and Wednesday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (see EGL 117 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Literature
EGL 129 001 (CRN 30209), Monday and Wednesday 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. (see EGL 129 generic syllabus)

American Literature I (from the Colonial Period through the Civil War)
EGL 221 001 (CRN 32060), Tuesday and Thursday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (see EGL 221 generic syllabus)

Women and Literature
EGL 225 050 (CRN 32051), Tuesday, 6:30p.m. - 9:20 p.m. (see EGL 225 generic syllabus)

South Asian Literature
EGL 229 001 (CRN 21048), Tuesday and Thursday, 2:00 p.m. - 3:15 p.m. (see EGL 229 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Shakespeare
EGL 234 0G1 (CRN 32061), Tuesday and Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (see EGL 234 generic syllabus)

Skokie campus

Introduction to Fiction
EGL 115 001 (CRN 30205), Monday and Wednesday, 9:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. (see EGL 115 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Poetry
EGL 117 002 (CRN 30953), Tuesday and Thursday, 12:30 p.m. - 1:45 p.m. (see EGL 117 generic syllabus)

Introduction to Literature
EGL 129 0G1 (CRN 30907), Tuesday and Thursday, 11:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. (see EGL 129 generic syllabus)

Online

Introduction to Literature
EGL 129 0C1 (CRN 31492) Fee: $50.00 (see EGL 129 generic syllabus)

Fall classes begin August 24, 2015. Register now at my.Oakton.edu.

Note: A generic syllabus shows the general outline of a course; for the syllabus for specific section of a course, please contact the instructor.

For more information contact Mike Mauritzen, assistant professor of English, at mmauritz@oakton.edu.


Faculty Profile

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Joe Kotowski’s passion for the classroom stems from his family lineage.

 

IMPORTANT DATES


July 2
Last day for filing Graduation Petitions.

July 4
Independence Day holiday College closed.

July 6
Independence Day holiday observance, no classes. College open.

July 7
Last day to withdraw with a "W" (no withdrawals after mid-term). Students will receive a grade in all courses in which they are enrolled after July 7.

July 23
Incomplete (I) grades from spring 2015 semester for which faculty have not submitted final grades will become an "F" after this date.

July 30
Classes end.

August 3
Faculty grading due.

August 3
Second summer interim classes begin.

August 17
Faculty return for fall 2015 semester.

August 21
Second summer interim classes end.

August 24
Fall 2015 semester classes begin.

August 25
Second summer interim faculty grading due.

Full Academic Calendar